The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 192 195 192
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing FTP 25 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.77% 1.15% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 5
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +47.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £34,050 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,250 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -3.87%
FTP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
902 873 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.36% 17.51% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 792 695 725
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

FTP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the West Midlands region.

FTP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

FTP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

FTP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

FTP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull -1 6 £45,000 +50.00%
Birmingham -5 5 £45,000 +3.44%
Coventry - 5 £42,000 -
Wolverhampton - 4 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £46,250 - 1
Shropshire -4 1 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £34,000 -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FTP.

1 14 (31.11%) Change Management
2 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) Windows
4 11 (24.44%) ITIL
4 11 (24.44%) Firewall
4 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 10 (22.22%) UNIX
5 10 (22.22%) WAN
5 10 (22.22%) VPN
5 10 (22.22%) Retail
5 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (20.00%) Citrix
6 9 (20.00%) OSPF
6 9 (20.00%) BGP
6 9 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 8 (17.78%) SQL
7 8 (17.78%) LAN
7 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
7 8 (17.78%) Cisco
7 8 (17.78%) VMware
7 8 (17.78%) Degree
8 7 (15.56%) VBA
8 7 (15.56%) Cognos
8 7 (15.56%) Cognos Powerplay
8 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
8 7 (15.56%) DHCP
8 7 (15.56%) RIP
8 7 (15.56%) DNS
8 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (11.11%) Lync
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle Retail
2 6 (13.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) Firewall
2 10 (22.22%) WAN
2 10 (22.22%) VPN
3 9 (20.00%) OSPF
3 9 (20.00%) BGP
3 9 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 8 (17.78%) LAN
4 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
5 7 (15.56%) DHCP
5 7 (15.56%) RIP
5 7 (15.56%) DNS
5 7 (15.56%) TACACS
5 7 (15.56%) SSH
6 4 (8.89%) Network Security
7 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.67%) HTTP
8 2 (4.44%) SAN
8 2 (4.44%) NetScreen
9 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) Cognos Powerplay
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (15.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 6 (13.33%) DataStage
3 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (13.33%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) ActiveReports
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (22.22%) Retail
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 8 (17.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Cognos BI Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Cognos Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 4 (8.89%) Programmer
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
8 3 (6.67%) C++ Programmer
9 2 (4.44%) EDI Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Design Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Support Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Network Support
9 2 (4.44%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Web Services
1 3 (6.67%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) EDIFACT
2 2 (4.44%) EDI
3 1 (2.22%) XSD
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) TRADACOMS
2 2 (4.44%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) FMCG
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) UNIX
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.44%) Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Change Management
2 11 (24.44%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (15.56%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (13.33%) Security Architecture
4 6 (13.33%) Time Management
4 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 6 (13.33%) WFM
4 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 6 (13.33%) ETL
5 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.11%) Logistics
5 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Line Management
7 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.44%) BPEL
8 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) VBA
3 4 (8.89%) C++
3 4 (8.89%) COBOL
4 2 (4.44%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (4.44%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) CCNP
2 7 (15.56%) CCNA
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) MCSE
4 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.33%) XenDesktop
2 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (2.22%) XenServer
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 5 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 5 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (11.11%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Citrix
3 8 (17.78%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) Cisco
4 7 (15.56%) Cognos
5 6 (13.33%) Kronos
5 6 (13.33%) ATG
5 6 (13.33%) Oracle
6 5 (11.11%) HP
6 5 (11.11%) Symantec
7 4 (8.89%) Borland
7 4 (8.89%) SAP
8 2 (4.44%) Infor
8 2 (4.44%) SEEBURGER
8 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.44%) Juniper
8 2 (4.44%) Hyperion
9 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.22%) Splunk
9 1 (2.22%) Stonesoft
Warwick, Warwickshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
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